agritourism

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  • روستا 2021-03-12 17:42

    Rural development projects create 262,000 jobs in 3 years

    TEHRAN – Development projects implemented over the past three years have created more than 262,000 job opportunities in rural areas, Cooperatives, Labor, and Social Welfare Minister Mohammad Shariatmadari has said.

  • First agritourism permit issued for farm in ancient Kowsar 2021-02-14 20:00

    First agritourism permit issued for farm in ancient Kowsar

    TEHRAN – A farm in Kowsar has been granted the first-ever agritourism permit issued in the northwestern ancient town, situated in Ardebil province.   

  • Eco-lodge units come on stream in Kerman   2021-02-08 21:24

    Eco-lodge units come on stream in Kerman  

    TEHRAN – Three eco-lodge units have been inaugurated in three different villages of Baft county, Kerman province, southeast Iran, ILNA reported on Monday.

  • Saffron plantation 2020-12-14 20:26

    Saffron plantation expected to augment agritourism in Zanjan

    TEHRAN – Saffron farming has been amplified in the tourist areas of the northwestern Zanjan province to develop agritourism in the region.

  • Saffron farming 2020-11-29 22:13

    Saffron farming lifting agritourism in central Iran

    TEHRAN – Over the past couple of years, saffron farming has dramatically been developed in lands encircling Natanz, a phenomenon that local tourism officials believe could help develop agritourism across the central Iranian town. 

  • Cultural-rich Fars province takes step to boost agritourism 2020-11-25 19:47

    Culturally-rich Fars province takes step to boost agritourism

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Fars province, globally renowned for its vibrant cultural, historical, and archaeological gems such as Persepolis and Pasargadae, aims to jump-start agritourism as it is home to vast changing natural landscapes as well.

  • Iran’s first tourism farm inaugurated 2020-11-09 21:22

    Iran’s first tourism farm inaugurated

    TEHRAN – The first tourism farm in Iran, measuring five hectares in area, has been created in a scenic fertile land adjacent to a dense forest in the northern province of Golestan.

  • Farmers harvesting ‘red gold’ in northeast Iran  2020-10-27 11:46

    Farmers harvesting ‘red gold’ in northeast Iran 

    Photo depicts a farmer is pouring the newly-picked flowers of saffron crocus, commonly known as the red gold, into a sack in northeastern North Khorasan province, October 26, 2020. 

  • Rice paddy fields 2020-10-25 20:00

    Rice paddy fields, an untapped tourism potential 

    TEHRAN – Agritourism, a relatively new branch of the tourism industry in which tourists stay with local people in rural areas, could be developed in Ilam province due to its mild climate, which makes it a suitable place to cultivate a variety of agricultural products such as rice.

  • Tea tourism: experience the taste of a serene holiday 2020-10-19 22:38

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Tea tourism: experience the taste of a serene holiday

    If you are the type of person who is looking for new travel destinations that are peaceful, pristine, and perfect for a picnic with loads of indigenous culture, you may consider a tea tour for your next excursion.

  • روستا 2020-10-06 18:34

    By Mehdi Garshasbi

    Time for a holistic approach to rural development

    The basic objective of rural development is to organize, develop and utilize the available resources of land, water, and human resources in such a manner that an entire population is dependent upon these resources and have an equitable opportunity to fulfill basic needs. 

  • Agritourism 2020-09-06 21:00

    Agritourism formulated in Iran

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts has declared new guidelines and instructions to launch agritourism in the country.

  • agritourism 2020-08-15 22:40

    Tehran to host online meeting on agritourism

    TEHRAN- Tehran province’s Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Department General will be hosting an online meeting on agritourism on Wednesday, ISNA reported.

  • Survey to examine role of saffron in tourism development 2020-08-04 18:27

    Survey to examine role of saffron in tourism development

    TEHRAN – A case study is being carried out on the central city of Natanz to find out how saffron farming may contribute to the development of agritourism in the region.

  • Harvest season brings new life to Iran’s Alamut 2020-06-30 10:00

    Photo: ISNA/ Mahsa Ramezani

    Harvest season brings new life to Iran’s Alamut

    A farmer harvests red cherries in a garden on the outskirts of Alamut in Qazvin province, north-central Iran, June 29, 2020. The harvest season commenced couple of days ago in numerous lush gardens that are dotted in the mountainous region.

  • Govt. permit to ensure quality of agritourism in Iran 2020-06-20 18:38

    Govt. permit to ensure quality of agritourism in Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s deputy tourism chief Vali Teymouri has said permits will be granted to eligible tour operators to launch their agritourism businesses, aiming to set certain standards in a move to ensure the quality of such services in the country.

  • Agritourism may shorten way to materialize 'Surge in Production’ 2020-05-16 18:03

    Agritourism may shorten way to materialize 'Surge in Production’

    TEHRAN - Agritourism, a relatively new branch of the travel industry in which tourists stay with local people in rural areas abroad, is deemed as a means to materialize the national goal of 'Surge in Production’.